The Florida State Senate contracted with the Crime and Justice Institute in 2017 to build on the Institute’s previous work analyzing trends in the state’s prison population by further examining the state’s criminal justice system, assess other states’ policies and make recommendations to alleviate strains on the system.
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ST. PETERSBURG, Florida – Passage of legislation establishing Florida as a leader in criminal justice data collection has primed the Sunshine State for data-driven policy change that will reduce recidivism, lower corrections spending, and safely bring down the prison population, said Len Engel, director of policy and campaigns at the Crime and Justice Institute.Read Article
April 26, 2018
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